1. USA vs. Brazil: Start Time, TV Schedule and World Cup 2014 Exhibition Preview

    After a set of practices that saw multiple injuries and a superstar drop out, the United States basketball team finally gets to test its mettle against FIBA World Cup competition when it takes on Brazil Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 50,937 reads 82 comments

  2. What Each Team USA Hopeful Must Prove at Chicago's FIBA Tournament Event

    With so many players forcibly or voluntarily removed from Team USA's roster, this group's primary focus is making it through Saturday night's exhibition against Brazil with a clean bill of health...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 16,131 reads 36 comments

  3. Paul George Calls Team USA Injury 'Freak Accident,' Interested in 2016 Olympics

    Some debate has pervaded the basketball world after Paul George 's brutal compound leg fracture at a Team USA scrimmage not only knocked him out of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 7,070 reads 3 comments

  4. Figure Skater Kayne Has Surgery on Right Hip

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Figure skater Tarah Kayne has had surgery on her right hip and is scheduled to return to competition in November...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 118 reads 0 comments

  5. Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad Rips Off Shirt Well Before Race's Conclusion

    Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad was well on his way to winning the gold medal in the European 3,000-meter steeplechase, his third consecutive capture...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 months ago 125,262 reads 95 comments

  6. Mo Farah Wins Gold in 100m at European Championships

    Mo Farah wins 10.000m at ECh in Zürich, is now reigning Olympic, world and European champion in this event...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  7. Montsho's B-Sample Comes Back Positive, 2-Year Ban Looms

    Botswana's former world 400 metres champion Amantle Montsho has returned a positive B-sample result and has been provisionally suspended by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) after failing an initial drugs test at Glasgow 2014...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 120 reads 0 comments

  8. Olympic Venues from 2004 Athens Games Lie in Ruins 10 Years Later

    In 2004, Athens, Greece, hosted the XXVIII Olympiad, and those Summer Games cost the country an estimated €9 billion...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 3 months ago 392,428 reads 170 comments

  9. Spanish Steeplechaser Victor Garcia Faceplants in 2014 European Championships

    Spanish steeplechaser Victor Garcia's hopes of glory at the European Championships in Zurich were ended in brutal fashion in the qualifying round when he failed to fully clear a hurdle and faceplanted on the track...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 months ago 24,501 reads 17 comments

  10. Stars Who Must Step Up for Team USA at 2014 FIBA World Cup

    If you're expecting Team USA to sleepwalk its way to a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain, don't. That would be a mistake...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 39,935 reads 45 comments

  11. Powell Wins 100M in His Fastest Time of '14

    Former world-record holder Asafa Powell won a 100-meter race in Brazil in 10.02 seconds on Sunday, his fastest mark of the year...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 2,947 reads 1 comments

  12. 'Old Man' Phelps Pokes Fun at His Mediocre Swimming

    When he added a sixth in Saturday's 100-meter backstroke to his seventh in the 100 freestyle and second in the 100 butterfly, the greatest swimmer in history summed up his U.S. Championships with some acerbic but lighthearted self-criticism...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 348 reads 0 comments

  13. Ledecky Sets World Record in 400m Freestyle

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  14. Michael Phelps Continues Olympic Comeback with Dramatic Finish at Nationals

    IRVINE, Calif. -- Michael Phelps was on the wrong side of a fingertip finish on Friday night in the type of dramatic crescendo to a race that has symbolized his career...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 296 reads 0 comments

  15. Rudy Gay Replaces Kevin Durant on Team USA's FIBA World Cup Roster

    With the United States basketball team in need of a scoring wing, Rudy Gay has been added to the preliminary roster...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 72,046 reads 198 comments

  16. Track Town USA: Can It Really Handle the 2019 World T&F Championships?

    Eugene, Oregon (Track Town, USA) is preparing to submit an official bid for the 2019 IAAF World Outdoor Track and Field Championships...

    Red Shannon Written by Red Shannon about 3 months ago 469 reads 6 comments

  17. USOC Chairman Larry Probst Statement from World Press Briefing

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  18. Tough to Judge Michael Phelps' Seventh Place in 100m Freestyle

    Michael Phelps stood on a podium to receive a medal at the U.S. Swimming Championships, but he wasn't draped with gold on the top step. Not the second, either. Nor third...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  19. Pistorius' Brother on Ventilator After Wreck

    PRETORIA, South Africa -- Oscar Pistorius' older brother Carl remains in an intensive care unit in a South African hospital and is on a ventilator after a serious car crash last week, the brothers' family said Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  20. Michael Phelps at US Swimming Nationals 2014: Daily Results and Analysis

    After a short-lived retirement following the 2012 Olympics, Michael Phelps ' return to the pool has already gotten underway. But heading into the U.S. Swimming Nationals, the decorated swimmer will have a true test in Irvine, California...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 4 months ago 2,507 reads 0 comments

  21. US Swimming Nationals 2014: Daily Results, Times and Updated Schedule

    The top swimmers in the United States descend upon William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center in Irvine, California, this week for the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 months ago 5,502 reads 0 comments

  22. Predicting the Next Round of Team USA Roster Cuts for 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Soon enough, the Team USA roster will have to shrink from 16 to 12 for the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. The first round of cuts saw John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 42,230 reads 285 comments

  23. Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin Is No Longer Justin Bieber's Biggest Fan

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 months ago 113 reads 0 comments

  24. Team USA Announces Finalists for Next Round of FIBA World Cup Training

    The United States' roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup is down to 16 finalists. The selection of that group was made following the team's training camp last week, which unfortunately included the loss of Paul George due to injury...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 58,429 reads 116 comments

  25. Michael Phelps Signs with New Swimsuit Company

    Michael Phelps found a new swimsuit company after parting with Speedo, but he can't swim in the new suit just yet.....

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 4 months ago 194 reads 0 comments